YouTube is looking for a web 3 product management lead as it aims to achieve its metaverse and NFT plans in 2022.
One of the position’s responsibilities posted on the LinkedIn profile of Google, YouTube’s parent company, is to “Define, communicate, and execute the vision, strategy, and roadmap for Web3 at YouTube.”
The intending web project director must have a minimum qualification of “15 years of experience within product management” and “experience in internet consumer products and/or crypto.”
Under the preferred qualification section of the job opening, the applicant must have “experience buying, owning, and trading cryptocurrencies, NFTs, and tokens.” Also, they must have an “understanding of cryptocurrencies, blockchain, consensus mechanisms, NFTs, and other Web3 technologies.”
In the last 24 hours, bitcoin has been up by 4.42%, with a current price of $44,450.89 as of the time of writing this. Within 24 hours, bitcoin dropped to $41,841.12 low and $44,521.09 high. The trading volume of bitcoin in the last 24 hours is $1.06B. The current market capitalization of bitcoin is $841.86B. Currently, $18.96M bitcoins are in circulation.
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The Chief Product Officer of the video content sharing platform, Neal Mohan, had earlier announced YouTube’s plan to leverage what he described on the “incredible potential” non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and the metaverse have.
However, Mohan said that YouTube would focus on improving gamers’ gaming experience on the platform to make it more real and immersive. That is why one of the preferred qualifications for the job is knowledge of gaming.